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From TheJournal.ie 14 dead after fire on two ships off Crimea Black Sea

14 dead after fire on two ships off Crimea

The fire broke out when one vessel was transferring fuel to the other.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Clonan: 'If cool heads prevail, the Kerch situation should not escalate ... but we don't live in a time of cool heads' Crimea

Tom Clonan: 'If cool heads prevail, the Kerch situation should not escalate ... but we don't live in a time of cool heads'

How the Russia-Ukraine naval clash may play out in a Trump and Brexit world.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine backs martial law after confrontation at sea with Russia Crisis In Crimea

Ukraine backs martial law after confrontation at sea with Russia

He now requires the parliament’s approval for the decree to come into force.

From TheJournal.ie 'Unleashing conflict': Ukraine says Russia opened fire on navy ships Sea Of Azov

'Unleashing conflict': Ukraine says Russia opened fire on navy ships

At least one serviceman was reportedly injured.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll from attack at Crimean college rises to 17 Explosion

Death toll from attack at Crimean college rises to 17

“There’s a lot of them, the ambulances did not have enough stretchers,” one student said.

From TheJournal.ie Trump fails to rule out accepting Russia's claim to Crimea Annexation

Trump fails to rule out accepting Russia's claim to Crimea

“We’re going to have to see.”

From TheJournal.ie Coveney says human rights situation in Crimea is 'deeply concerning' Russia

Coveney says human rights situation in Crimea is 'deeply concerning'

The Tánaiste has reiterated Ireland’s support for Ukraine on the fourth anniversary of the illegal annexation of Crimea.

From TheJournal.ie Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over' Let's Talk This post contains videos

Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over'

“Of course you know much more than myself about Russia’s military in Crimea, I’m sure,” the ambassador told Barrett today.

From TheJournal.ie Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote Putin It Up To Them

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote

The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.

From TheJournal.ie Tension soars between Ukraine and Russia over 'terror attack' claims The Heat Is On

Tension soars between Ukraine and Russia over 'terror attack' claims

The UN Security Council was to discuss the growing tensions today at the request of Ukraine.

From TheJournal.ie 'They kill you all': Ukraine's Eurovision entry takes aim at Russia Crimean Tatars This post contains videos

'They kill you all': Ukraine's Eurovision entry takes aim at Russia

“When strangers are coming, they come to your house, they kill you all and say ‘We’re not guilty’.”

From TheJournal.ie Putin: 'We had heavy machine guns ready so we wouldn't waste time talking' Crimea

Putin: 'We had heavy machine guns ready so we wouldn't waste time talking'

Russian president Vladimir Putin has revealed details of the secret meeting he held on taking Crimea.

From TheJournal.ie 'This could become a mass grave,' I thought as we waited there together Ukraine

'This could become a mass grave,' I thought as we waited there together

As we waited to be evacuated, a shell hit and a woman lost her leg. By the time the ambulance arrived five hours later, she had bled to death.

From TheJournal.ie Tough stray cat miraculously survives kitchen knife in its skull Me-ouch

Tough stray cat miraculously survives kitchen knife in its skull

The knife was removed and the cat is expected to make a full recovery.

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'After many years of peace, Europe could be drawn into a war on its own borders' Opinion

Column: 'After many years of peace, Europe could be drawn into a war on its own borders'

The West needs to stop hiding behind treaties that Russia has already invalidated, writes John O’Donnell.

From TheJournal.ie Russian troops are streaming out of Ukraine Ceasefire

Russian troops are streaming out of Ukraine

Petro Poroshenko has said that there are now “good prospects for the peace initiative”.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Putin’s actions in Ukraine threaten to alter the entire security architecture of Europe Crimea

Opinion: Putin’s actions in Ukraine threaten to alter the entire security architecture of Europe

The reluctance of the United States to intervene means the EU must radically rethink how it confronts Russian military power.

From TheJournal.ie This dramatic radar image shows airlines reacting to the crash of MH17 Mh17

This dramatic radar image shows airlines reacting to the crash of MH17

Decisive measures were taken.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine accuses Russian plane of shooting down jet Ukraine

Ukraine accuses Russian plane of shooting down jet

Ukraine’s Security Council also said their troops had been fired on with missiles launched from a Russian village.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine's new 'Chocolate King' vows not to give up on Crimea Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine's new 'Chocolate King' vows not to give up on Crimea

The billionaire ‘chocolate king’ also vowed to avert civil war, the possibility of which still looms in the south-east.

From TheJournal.ie The Ukraine crisis isn't hitting Irish energy bills yet, but here's how it might. Bord Gais

The Ukraine crisis isn't hitting Irish energy bills yet, but here's how it might.

The Bord Gais energy index is down five per cent, but risks to the price of gas still remain.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: "Hello comrades!" - Putin celebrates Russia's victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea Victory Day This post contains images

Pics: "Hello comrades!" - Putin celebrates Russia's victory over Nazism by visiting Crimea

11,000 troops also marched in Red Square as part of Victory Day in Russia.

From TheJournal.ie Military conscription introduced in Ukraine as petrol bombers take over more buildings Escalation

Military conscription introduced in Ukraine as petrol bombers take over more buildings

Ukraine currently has 130,000 personnel in its armed forces. With reserves, this could be boosted to around 1,000,000.

From TheJournal.ie Invasion fears rise as Russia accuses Kiev of 'crimes against its own people' Ukraine

Invasion fears rise as Russia accuses Kiev of 'crimes against its own people'

Vladimir Putin has warned of “consequences” to the military action.

From TheJournal.ie Putin's face appears on coin marking Crimea's annexation Face Off

Putin's face appears on coin marking Crimea's annexation

The price for a palm-sized silver coin is yet to be set.

From TheJournal.ie EU ministers send further Putin warning, as White House says Ukraine escalation comes "with a cost" Ukraine Crisis

EU ministers send further Putin warning, as White House says Ukraine escalation comes "with a cost"

Tensions have been rising over the past 48 hours, with pro-Kremlin militants seizing official buildings in orchestrated attacks.

From TheJournal.ie At least two dead in firefight between Pro-Russian gunmen and Ukrainian special forces Escalation

At least two dead in firefight between Pro-Russian gunmen and Ukrainian special forces

Heavily armed separatist militants launched a series of attacks on police headquarters yesterday and Ukrainian forces fought back today.

From TheJournal.ie The situation in eastern Ukraine is continuing to escalate Donetsk

The situation in eastern Ukraine is continuing to escalate

Gunman have seized a police station, a security building, and hundreds of weapons.

From TheJournal.ie Wind blows electricity prices up in March Blowing In The Wind

Wind blows electricity prices up in March

Wind switches roles after driving down prices in February.

From TheJournal.ie Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see Crisis

Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see

Ukraine reported yesterday that troops had started leaving the area.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine crisis: Putin orders 'partial' troop pullout Cooling Tensions

Ukraine crisis: Putin orders 'partial' troop pullout

The development follows a hastily arranged summit in Paris between John Kerry and the Russian Foreign Minister.

From TheJournal.ie Column: A divided EU will embolden Putin Crimea

Column: A divided EU will embolden Putin

The lack of consensus amongst EU member states over the annexation of Crimea will prove costly for the EU, writes David Moloney.

From TheJournal.ie While most clocks move forward one hour tonight, Crimea will jump TWO hours Time Travel

While most clocks move forward one hour tonight, Crimea will jump TWO hours

Crimea will be moving to Moscow time by setting their clocks forward by two hours tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Vladimir Putin has called Barack Obama to talk about a Ukraine solution On The Line

Vladimir Putin has called Barack Obama to talk about a Ukraine solution

The Secretary General of the UN has said Putin told him he had “no intention” to make any further incursions into Ukrainian territory.

From TheJournal.ie UN declares Crimea's breakaway vote illegal Ukraine

UN declares Crimea's breakaway vote illegal

Today’s resolution asks countries not to recognise any alteration of the status of the Black Sea peninsula.

Ukraine’s dolphin army has joined the Russian Navy

The combat dolphin unit is based in Crimea.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

The Garda Commissioner resigned unexpectedly, an inquiry into taped garda phonecalls was ordered… and the Dáil paid tribute, following the death of Nicky McFadden TD.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine far-right leader shot dead in gunfight with police Sashko Bilyi

Ukraine far-right leader shot dead in gunfight with police

Oleksandr Muzytchko, better known as “Sashko Bilyi”, died after a gun battle with Ukrainian elite police.

From TheJournal.ie G7 snubs Russia summit over Ukraine crisis Out In The Cold

G7 snubs Russia summit over Ukraine crisis

The leaders also threatened tougher sanctions against Russia for its annexation of Crimea.

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